Introduction

The Construction Testing Solutions Occupational Health and Safety Policy applies to all work related activities undertaken at regional offices and laboratories and on transient work sites.

Construction Testing Solutions recognises the social and economic importance of protecting the health and safety of those affected by its operations and is committed to leading by example in promoting suitable and sufficient working conditions for the prevention of work related injury and ill health in all its operations.

The Chief Executive Officer recognises and accepts responsibility to provide a safe and healthy working environment and to prevent injury and ill health for all employees and any other persons who may be affected by the conduct of our operations.

By signing this Occupational Health and Safety Policy, the Chief Executive Officer gives approval to the Occupational Health and Safety Management System described in the Health and safety Management System Manual and supporting assessments and procedures.

 

Health and Safety Objectives and Principles

The objectives and principles of the Occupational Health and Safety Policy are:

The Chief Executive Officer has the overall responsibility for the Occupational Health and Safety Policy and Occupational Health and Safety Management System and encouraging commitment by personnel at all levels of the Company.

The Management Representatives nominated in the Health and Safety Management System Manual are responsible for the formulation, development, co-ordination, implementation and monitoring of the policy throughout the organisation.

Senior management are expected to demonstrate leadership and commitment with respect to the Health and Safety Management System by:

All employees, contractors and visitors are responsible for the success of the policy implementation by being aware of their responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act and other relevant health and safety regulations.

 

Communication and Review

The Occupational Health and Safety Policy is communicated to all employees, contractors and visitors. A copy is displayed on employee notice boards at each regional office and laboratory, published on the internal company shared drive and made available in the company’s HR management systems. All employees are required to be aware of the content and communicate any queries to their line manager.

Copies shall be made available to interested parties on request and a copy is published on the company website.

This Occupational Health and Safety Policy is evaluated as part of the overall annual review of the Occupational Health and Safety Management System to ensure its stated objectives are met.

Authorised By:

Phil Coles
Chief Executive Officer
29th January 2021

Construction Testing
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